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Synonyms for keep

remain

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continue

hold on to

stay fresh

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  • stay fresh
  • be suitable
  • be safe to eat
  • remain flavoursome

associate with

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  • associate with
  • mix with
  • mingle with
  • hang out with
  • hang with
  • be friends with
  • consort with
  • run around with
  • hobnob with
  • socialize with
  • hang about with
  • fraternize with

for keeps

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keep at it

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keep away

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keep off something

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keep on about something

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  • go on about
  • go on and on about
  • ramble on about
  • rant on about
  • talk constantly about

keep on at someone

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keep someone down

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keep something back: suppress

keep something back: restrain

keep something from someone

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  • hide something
  • keep someone in the dark
  • conceal something
  • mask something
  • keep something secret
  • obscure something

keep something up: continue

keep something up: maintain

Synonyms for keep

to have and maintain in one's possession

to have for sale

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to supply with the necessities of life

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to have or put in a customary place

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to remain fresh and unspoiled

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to persevere in some condition, action, or belief

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to hold oneself back

to carry out the functions, requirements, or terms of

to mark (a day or an event) with ceremonies of respect, festivity, or rejoicing

keep back: to have and maintain in one's possession

keep off: to turn or drive away

keep on: to continue without halting despite difficulties or setbacks

keep out: to keep from being admitted, included, or considered

keep up: to keep in a condition of good repair, efficiency, or use

Synonyms for keep

the main tower within the walls of a medieval castle or fortress

a cell in a jail or prison

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continue a certain state, condition, or activity

stop (someone or something) from doing something or being in a certain state

conform one's action or practice to

stick to correctly or closely

maintain by writing regular records

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supply with room and board

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allow to remain in a place or position or maintain a property or feature

supply with necessities and support

fail to spoil or rot

behave as expected during of holidays or rites

maintain in safety from injury, harm, or danger

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raise

retain rights to

store or keep customarily

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have as a supply

maintain for use and service

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hold and prevent from leaving

References in periodicals archive ?
We have had a bad time but kept our heads up and kept going and still have everything to play for.
A lot of kids tapered off a little with how hot it's been lately, but these kids just kept going,'' Assistant Principal Rick Drew said.
Most teams that lose their star quarterback and receiver would've folded against a team like Mira Costa, but it's a tribute to this team that they kept going at them under this kind of adversity, tonight and all season long.
His truck kept going three more miles before the tires went completely flat and he gave up.
Deputy Andy Baughan fired two rounds at the car's right rear tire, but the car kept going, he said.
When a Ford Mustang stopped for her, a 1968 Ford pickup truck traveling behind it pulled around to the right, hit the bicycle and kept going, Weldy said.
Deputies attempted to stop the vehicle, but the van kept going.
We felt if we kept going and kept going, we'd have the chance to win and we did.
With one out in the sixth and High Desert leading 3-1, Harrison lined a single to center and kept going when the ball got past Garcia for an error.
Deputies tried to stop the truck, but it kept going, and went from the Antelope Valley Freeway to the southbound Golden State Freeway.
Reluctantly, she joined a young mothers program and then a few months later, when she was free to leave, she kept going - for two years.